Independence From Meat Day

Independence From Meat Day

Every July 4th

Every year more and more people are embracing the vegetarian and vegan lifestyle, both for the increased health benefits that come from eliminating or limiting meat from their diet, and for the moral and environmental...

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Barbecue Day

Barbecue Day

Every July 4th

Barbecue may not be the road to world peace, but it’s a start.Anthony Bourdain There’s one thing that truly tells you that it’s summer, and that’s the rich savory smell of barbecue floating through the air...

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Spareribs Day

Spareribs Day

Every July 4th

Learn from yesterday’s barbecue, live for today’s barbecue, hope for tomorrow’s barbecue. The important thing is not to stop questioning why people would boil ribs…Albert Einstein Ok, so maybe that wasn’t actual Albert Einstein, but given...

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Caesar Salad Day

Caesar Salad Day

Every July 4th

Caesar salad is one of my favorite lunch foods. You can shovel it in and talk at the same time.Janet Street-Porter Anyone who has ever had a traditional Italian meal or been to an Italian restaurant...

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Jackfruit Day

Jackfruit Day

Every July 4th

There’s been a strong movement to reduce the amount of meat in our diet, but many of us are loathe to do so without some form of replacement. Forget the concern of flavor, a sufficient...

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It's also part of...

Ice Cream Month

Ice Cream Month

Every July

I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Ice Cream! Butternut Crunch and Rocky Road, Napoleon and Caramel Swirl, there are hundreds of flavors of Ice Cream to sample and flavor, and the hot months...

World Watercolor Month

World Watercolor Month

Every July

Perhaps watercolor is more art than acrylics or oil because the opportunity to correct errors is very limited as the colors are transparent… The sun, wind and temperature influences water-pigment-paper! Everything flows, painting with watercolors!Adriana...

Sarcoma Awareness Month

Sarcoma Awareness Month

Every July

Today we fight. Tomorrow we fight. The day after, we fight. And if this disease plans on whipping us, it better bring a lunch, ‘cause it’s gonna have a long day doing it.Jim Beaver Every year...

Picnic Month

Picnic Month

Every July

A book of verse beneath the bough,A loaf of bread, a jug of wine, and thouBeside me singing in the Wilderness –Ah, wilderness were paradise enow!Omar Khayyam When the weather gets warmer and the rains of...

Cell Phone Courtesy Month

Cell Phone Courtesy Month

Every July

We all know the situation: being subjected to someone else's conversation while in a public space. Speaking on a cell phone makes some of us forget our manners! Celebrate Cell Phone Courtesy Month by following...

Independent Retailer Month

Independent Retailer Month

Every July

Big Box stores like Walmart and Target are certainly convenient, offering so much of the things we need in one place, and the prices they offer can’t be beat. However, there is a section of...

Horseradish Month

Horseradish Month

Every July

Here's an event to celebrate with relish! Horseradish Month offers a chance to add zing to your menu, finding out how this tasty herb can beef up all kinds of meals. Horseradish has been grown for...

Bank Account Bonus Month

Bank Account Bonus Month

Every July

When we consider opening up a new bank account, we generally spend time trying to find on that doesn’t charge too many fees, that has the features we require, and that has a physical branch...

Plastic Free July

Plastic Free July

Every July

I'm mad keen on recycling because I'm worried about the next generation and where all this waste we're producing is going. It has to stop. I wash out my plastic containers and recycle envelopes, everything...